[Pdns-users] Using pdns_control with multiple instances

Drew Linsalata drew.linsalata at gmail.com
Tue Apr 10 13:03:49 UTC 2012

Found the solution about 45 seconds after posting.  For future readers,
 tell pdns_control to connect to a given instance using its config name as

pdns_control --config-name=xxxx

On Tue, Apr 10, 2012 at 8:56 AM, Drew Linsalata <drew.linsalata at gmail.com>wrote:

> We're running multiple instances of pdns (authoritative) with different
> configs.  The only issue we've run across so far in the lab is that we
> can't use pdns_control because in our situation there is no
> pdns.controlsocket in /var/run.
> We have this:
> /var/run/pdns-xxxx.controlsocket
> /var/run/pdns-yyyy.controlsocket
> /var/run/pdns-zzzz.controlsocket
> I can't find any mention of how to tell pdns_control which instance to
> connect to.  Any hints?
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